Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Change? Green Jobs Advocate Faces Prison for Dropping Banner, BP and Massey Go Free?
Author: Journalist, Historian, Playwright, www.jeffbiggers.com
A legendary nonviolent advocate dropped a "Green Jobs Now" banner down the hallway of the Hart Senate Office Building. He faces up to three years in prison. Let's put this bizarre situation in context.
Environmental Activist Faces Jail Time for Hanging Banners
Jayne Lyn Stahl
Poet, Essayist, Playwright, Screenwriter
Tony Hayward will likely face civil penalties but no criminal prosecution. By way of contrast, Ted Glick will be sentenced for having hung two banners inside the Senate Office Building.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
Sleep & Wellness
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site